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Freedom of speech?

by JP Bill / January 28, 2009 9:41 AM PST
Drum major suspended for waving at Obama

CHICAGO (AFP) ? A drum major who waved at President Barack Obama was brought to tears Tuesday over his six-month suspension from an Ohio marching band.

"Six months is pretty harsh, I think," firefighter John Coleman told Newsnet 5.

But the Cleveland Firefighter's Memorial Pipes & Drums band leader said even a glance is out of bounds for marching bands in a parade marking the inauguration of a president.

Quit your whining, you wuz told.
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That could be the case, in fact.
by drpruner / January 28, 2009 12:39 PM PST
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Marching bands are fun to watch, but unnecessary, and full of traditions. One tradition is- nit-picking rules!
He still gets to put out fires.

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Except for the fun to watch part
by Dan McC / January 29, 2009 1:36 AM PST

you could be describing any number or organizations.


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(NT) Or, 'Bureaucracy is a four-letter word.' :-)
by drpruner / January 31, 2009 5:37 AM PST
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(NT) That's one four letter word.
by Dan McC / January 31, 2009 6:01 AM PST
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(NT) A far better example than any of mine. -- Rob
by Ziks511 / January 28, 2009 2:42 PM PST
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